Police Headquarters

             For the development and advancement of civilization and  culture, the establishment of rule of law is a must. It is the Police, which enforces the law and order in the society and thus help protect the pace of development. The Police Head Quarters was established in the year 1965. It was then headed by an Inspector General of Police. The first Inspector General of Police was Sri R.N. Sheopoory, IPS from 1965 to 1967. On 2nd February 1987, Sri H.C. Jatav, IPS joined as  the first Director General of Police, Tripura. The State is divided into 8 Districts comprising 25 Police sub-divisions, 71 Police Stations and 34 Police Out Posts. The organisation as  of now have  5 Inspector Generals of Police, 3 DIGsP and Superintendents / Commandants of various units. There are 12 Battalions of Tripura State Rifles of which 9 are India Reserve Battalions.

 

DGP Tripura
SHRI AKHIL KUMAR SHUKLA, IPS
DIRECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE, TRIPURA.

        Akhil Kumar Shukla is an officer of 1986 batch of IPS, allotted to erstwhile Manipur-Tripura, now Tripura Cadre. He holds Master Degree in Physics and M. Phil  in Strategic Studies. He is recipient of Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Service (2003) and President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service (2010). He is alumni of prestigious National Defence College, Delhi (50th; Golden Jubilee Course). He took over as DGP, Tripura, on April 10, 2017.

        After basic training at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderabad, Shri Akhil Kumar Shukla joined as Assistant Superintendent of Police (U/T) at then Police Training College (now KTDS Police Training Academy), Agartala on Sept. 30, 1987. He had two tenures of Central deputation in IB from Dec. 1994 - Apr. 2000 and Jan. 2005- Apr. 2017 where he served in various capacities and handled a number of assignments. He was Additional Director, IB, before joining as DGP, Tripura.

          In Tripura, he has served in various capacities including ASP (Central), Agartala, with additional charge of SDPO, Belonia, for a few months; Addl. SP (Rural), West, Agartala; Addl. SP (North), Kailashahar; Commandant (HG); Commandant (TAP 1st Bn.); SP (West), Agartala; SP (South), Udaipur; DIG (Communication) and DIG (CID) before taking over as DIG (Range) in March, 2001, the post he held till his promotion as IGP (Law & Order) in July, 2004. 

 

 

Puneet Rastogi IPS
SHRI PUNEET RASTOGI, IPS
INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (CRIME BRANCH)

 

Shri Puneet Rastogi belongs to the 1995 batch of IPS and is borne on Tripura Cadre. He has done BSc in Statistics and MBA from Lucknow University. He has served in Tripura in various capacities as ASP (South), SDPO(Kanchanpur), Addl.SP(Urban), SP(West I/C),  SP(North),  SP(South) and SP(SB).He was awarded DGP’s commendation Disc in the year 2000. After that he proceeded on Central Deputation to Serious Fraud Investigation for five years with effect from 25.10.2004 to 31.12.2009.  After completion of 5 years of Central Deputation he reported back to the Cadre and was posted on promotion as DIGP(PHQ) on 04.01.2010. Thereafter he also served as DIG(N/R), DIG(CID) Addl. Charge,  DIG(S/R) Addl. Charge, DIG(S/R) Regular Charge, DIG(CID) Addl. Charge, IG(Int) and IGP(L/O) Addl. Charge. He received President’s Medal for Meritorious Service in the year 2011. In 2014 he proceeded on Central Deputation to ITBP. He served in ITBP as DIG in Eastern Frontier and was posted at Lucknow. He was promoted as Inspector General in ITBP in September 2015 and was posted as IG Eastern Frontier. During his stint in ITBP he received DGP’s commendation Disc thrice. His Frontier was also awarded as the best Frontier for carrying out maximum innovations in operational and administrative matters in the year 2018.   After successful completion of tenure in ITBP   he again joined back in the cadre and was posted as IGP(Crime Branch).During Loksabha Election 2019 he held the charge of  IGP(L/O) with effect from 17.04.2019 to 29.05.2019 with additional charge of IGP (Crime Branch). Presently he is posted as IGP(Crime Branch) from 30.05.2019 to till date.

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G S Rao, IPS
SHRI G. S. RAO, IPS
INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (TSR & OPS)

 

            Shri Goduguluri Srinivasa Rao belongs to the 1999 batch of the Indian Police Service and is borne on the Tripura Cadre. He has done his B.Tech in Computer Engineering from Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Andhra University, Vishakapatnam.

He has served in Tripura in various capacities as SDPO Amarpur, Addl S.P.(Rural) West Tripura District, Commandant 5th Bn. Tripura State Rifles, SP North Tripura District, SP West Tripura District, AIG (Operations) PHQ, SP South Tripura District and SP (Special Branch). He has conducted large number of successful Counter Insurgency operations during this period. He was awarded Antrik Suraksha Seva Medal, Police Special Duty Medal and the DGP’s Commendation Disc.

             He has joined the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy on Central deputation in July 2010 and worked as Assistant Director (Administration), Assistant Director (Indoor Studies) and on promotion as Deputy Director (Indoor Studies), Deputy Director (Works), Deputy Director (Basic Course) and Controller of Examinations. He is closely involved in training of IPS Probationers during this period. While in the Academy, he was awarded the Director’s Commendation Disk & Insignia twice on 30.10.2013 and 28.10.2015.  In recognition of his services, the President’s Police Medal for Meritorious Service was awarded on the occasion of Republic Day – 2015. 

               After serving the SVPNPA for 6 ½ years he has joined back the Cadre and is posted on promotion as IGP (TSR & Training) w.e.f.28.02.2017.

 

SHRI KHATRA JOY REANG, IPS
SHRI KHATRA JOY REANG, IPS
INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (ADMINISTRATION)

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             Shri Khatra Joy Reang, IPS joined Tripura Police Service on 26.08.1985. On completion of Basic Training at North-Eastern Police Academy, Barapani, Shillong in 1986,he served as  Asstt. Comdt.(DAR) and SDPO, Kailashahar, North Tripura. He held the post of Assistant Commandant, 1st Bn TSR, Police Training College, Dy. SP(HQ) Dhalai District. He was posted as Addl. Superintendent of Police, Dhalai District, (1996-1998),Commandant, Special Armed Force in 1998-1999 and Principal, Police Training College, Narsingarh. He functioned as Superintendant of Police, Dhalai District in 2000-2002.  He was appointed in Indian Police Service in 2010 and allotted 1999 batch of Manipur- Tripura Cadre.

            He served as Commandant of seven TSR Battalions and had a long stint of eleven years in TSR. He was posted as Asstt. Inspector General of Police(Operations)  in 2013. He served as DIGP(HQ) on promotion from 15.02.2014 to 29.05.2014 at PHQ, Agartala.  Thereafter, he served as DIGP (Northern Range) in 2014-2016, DIGP (HG) and DIGP, Headquarters(2016-17). He joined as Inspector General of Police on promotion on 13.12.2017 and taken over charge of IGP(Administration) from 6.1.2018

            He did his graduation from Union Christian College, Barapani (NEHU) and Post-Graduate in History from Tripura University. He was awarded DGP’s Commendation Disc in 2000 and 2006, Police (Antarik Suraksha Seva) Medal in 2002. He is recipient of President’s Police Medal for Meritorious Service  in 2001 and President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service in 2010. 

 

SHRI GOURAB CHAKRABORTY, IPS
DEPUTY INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE(HQr)

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SHRI R. GOPALA KRISHNA RAO, IPS
DEPUTY INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (CRIME BRANCH)

     

 

SHRI CAREY MARAK,IPS
ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (POLICE HOUSING & CONSTRUCTION)

SHRI SUBRATA CHAKRABOTY, TPS
ASSISTANT INSPECTOR GENERAL (LAW & ORDER)

 

                

 

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ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (HQ)

 

 

SHRI SUBRATA CHAKRABORTY, TPS
ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (CRIME)

 

 

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ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (ESTABLISHMENT & CYBER CRIME).

 

 

 

 

SHRI ANANTA DAS, TPS
ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (TSR)

BIPLAB DEB
BIPLAB DEB
ASSTT. INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE (WELFARE)

Shri Biplab Deb, TPS joined Tripura Police Service on 01.01.2004. On completion of Basic Training at North – Eastern Police Academy, Barapani, Shillong in 2005, he served as Asstt Commandant in 6th Bn TSR. Then he had hold the  of SDPO Damcharra, SDPO Dharmanagar, DySP (Traffic), DySP(DIB) West, DySP(SSF).

After completion of 10 (ten) years service as TPS Gr-II, he was promoted to TPS Gr- I and he joined as Addl Superintendent of Police, South on 27.02.2014. Thereafter he was transferred to Unakoti District and he joined as Addl Superintendent of Police, Unakoti on 30.08.2016.  Thereafter he was posted as AIGP(welfare) at PHQ, Agartala and taken over the charge on 31.12.2018.

He did his B.Tech in Textile Engineering from Serampore Textile College, Kolkata. He was awarded DGP’s Commendation Disc in 2008 while he was posted at Traffic Unit, Agartala as DySP (Traffic).